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Pacifica Connects: Peaceful Coexistence Experience in Korea

Pacifica Connects: Peaceful Coexistence Experience in Korea

Pacifica Institute organized a delegation to attend the 4th Peaceful Coexistence Conference and debate at Seoul National University titled “Countering Violence Extremism at the Grassroots Level”...
Earth Day: How to help and give back

Earth Day: How to help and give back

It was a massive oil spill in Santa Barbara in 1969 that sparked the idea. Gaylord Nelson, then a U.S. Senator from Wisconsin, was appalled at the devastation caused by the 3 million gallons of crude...
Reservoirs Are Filling Up, but California’s Drought Isn’t Over

Reservoirs Are Filling Up, but California’s Drought Isn’t Over

APR 5, 2016 Willy Blackmore As the rainy season draws to a close in California, a deluge of drought-related numbers have been released: reservoir levels, conservation figures, feet of snowpack. The...
Big day for community service

Big day for community service

This weekend, more than 1,500 volunteers from more than 20 organizations will spread out to eight local parks, churches and service agencies to engage in community service projects organized by the...
Rethink Institute Update: Persecution of the Gülen Movement in Turkey

Rethink Institute Update: Persecution of the Gülen Movement in Turkey

The Gülen (a.k.a Hizmet) movement, a faith-based community, has been subject to political persecution for more than two years by the Turkish government since they stood up against corruption and...
NY mosque hosts interfaith Passover seder

NY mosque hosts interfaith Passover seder

Manhattan house of worship hosts Jews and Muslims for one-of-a-kind pre-Pesach celebration. Some 100 Jews and Muslims participated in a Passover celebration at a Manhattan mosque. Coordinated by the...